Hosted by Heritage Auctions, New York City
Photographs by Roman Makhmutov
Noted collector, advisor and educator Alice Sachs Zimet joined Heritage Auctions’ director of photographs Nigel Russell for a workshop on the intricacies of collecting photographs. Attendees learned about condition, provenance and the photographer’s history, signatures and stamps.
Guests were treated to an early look at pieces featured in Heritage’s spring photographs auction. Zimet is chair, Photography Collections Committee, at Harvard Art Museums; a board member of the Magnum Foundation; and a member of the Acquisitions Committee at the International Center of Photography.